Li Keqiang Hosts Zhang Dejiang Yu Zhengsheng Liu Yunshan Wang Qishan Zhang Gaoli Attending
From November 28 to 29, the Central Foreign Affairs Working Conference was held in Beijing. General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, Chairman of the State, and Chairman of the Central Military Commission Xi Jinping delivered an important speech at the meeting.
Xinhua News Agency reporter Ma Zhancheng
The Central Foreign Affairs Working Conference was held in Beijing from November 28th to 29th. General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, President of the State, and Chairman of the Central Military Commission Xi Jinping delivered an important speech at the meeting. He emphasized that we must hold high the banner of peace, development, cooperation, and win-win results, coordinate the domestic and international two overall situations, coordinate the development and safety of two major events, and firmly grasp Adhere to the main line of peaceful development and the promotion of national rejuvenation, safeguard national sovereignty, security, and development interests, create a more favorable international environment for peaceful development, and maintain and extend the important period of strategic opportunities for China’s development, in order to realize “two hundred years” The Chinese dream of striving for the goal and realizing the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation provides a powerful guarantee.
Li Keqiang, member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Premier of the State Council, presided over the meeting. Zhang Dejiang, Member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress; Yu Zhengsheng, Member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference; Liu Yunshan, Member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Secretary of the Central Secretariat; Wang Qishan, Member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection; Zhang Gaoli, member of the Politburo Standing Committee and vice premier of the State Council, attended the meeting.
This meeting is an important meeting convened by the Party Central Committee for the purpose of doing a good job in the foreign affairs under the new situation. The main task of the conference is to use Deng Xiaoping Theory, the important thinking of the ‘Three Represents,’ and the scientific concept of development as guidance to thoroughly implement the spirit of the 18th Congress of the Party and the 3rd and 4th Plenary Sessions of the 18th CPC Central Committee, comprehensively analyze the international situation and the outside of our country. The changes in the environment will clarify the guiding ideology, basic principles, strategic objectives, and major tasks for external work under the new situation, and strive to create a new situation for external work.
In his speech, Xi Jinping pointed out that since the party’s 18th National Congress, the CPC Central Committee has coordinated the overall domestic and international situation. Based on the continuity and stability of the principles of the foreign policy, it has taken the initiative to plan and strive to forge ahead and achieve remarkable results in its foreign work. We focus on new situations and tasks, actively promote the innovation of external work theory and practice, pay attention to elucidating the world significance of China’s dreams, and enrich strategic ideas for peaceful development, stressing the establishment of a new type of international relations centered on cooperation and win-win results, and putting forward and implementing correct justice and benefits. Views, promote common, comprehensive, cooperative, and sustainable security concepts, promote the establishment of new-type large-power relations, and put forward and practice the concept of a close-knit diplomacy and the true and sincere approach to non-working principles. The achievement of these achievements is inseparable from the hard work of foreign working parties, especially foreign comrades. On behalf of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, he paid tribute and sincere condolences to all the comrades on the external working front.
Xi Jinping deeply analyzed the development trend of the world and changes in the international structure. He emphasized that understanding the general trend of development in the world and keeping up with the trend of the times is an extremely important and often new topic. To develop, China must adapt to the development trend of the world. To establish the world’s vision and grasp the pulse of the times, it is necessary to change the current world’s situation to see, see, and see through, and to discover the essence of the overall image, especially to recognize the long-term trend. To fully estimate the complexity of the evolution of the international pattern, we must also see that the trend of multi-polarization in the world will not change. To fully estimate the tortuous nature of the world economic adjustment, we must also see that the process of economic globalization will not change. To fully estimate the sharpness of international conflicts and struggles, we must also see that the theme of peace in the era of peace will not change. It is necessary to fully estimate the long-term nature of the dispute over international order, and we must also see that the direction of change in the international system will not change. To fully estimate the uncertainty in the surrounding environment in our country, we must also see that the overall prosperity and stability in the Asia-Pacific region will not change.
Xi Jinping emphasized that the world today is a world of change, an emerging world of new opportunities and new challenges, a world where the international system and international order are in-depth adjustments, a profound contrast between international forces and changes in the direction of peace and development. world. When we look at the world, we must not be blinded by our eyes, nor can we be blinded by clouds, but we must carefully observe the historical telescope. In a comprehensive judgment, China’s development is still in an important period of strategic opportunities that can accomplish much. Our greatest opportunity is to continue to develop and grow. At the same time, we must also pay attention to various risks and challenges, and be good at turning crisis into opportunities and turning to danger.
Xi Jinping pointed out that China has entered a crucial stage of realizing the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation. The profound changes have taken place in the relations between China and the world. The interaction between China and the international community has also become unprecedented. Our country’s dependence on the world and its participation in international affairs are constantly deepening. The world’s dependence on our country and its impact on our country In constant deepening. In observing and planning for reform and development, we must consider and comprehensively use the international and domestic markets, both domestic and international resources, and international and domestic rules.
Xi Jinping stressed that China must have its own big country diplomacy. On the basis of summing up practical experience, we must enrich and develop the concept of external work so that our country’s external work will have distinctive Chinese characteristics, Chinese style, and Chinese style. We must uphold the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party and socialism with Chinese characteristics, and adhere to our country’s development path, social system, cultural tradition, and values. We must adhere to the independent foreign policy of peace, adhere to the development of the country and the nation on the basis of our own strength, unswervingly follow our own path, and follow the path of peaceful development. We must never give up our legitimate rights and interests and must not sacrifice our national core interests. . We must uphold the democratization of international relations and adhere to the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence. We must adhere to the principle that all countries, big or small, strong or weak, rich or poor, are equal members of the international community, and that the destiny of the world must be shared by all peoples and safeguard international fairness and justice. We must speak for a large number of developing countries.
Xi Jinping stressed that we must adhere to win-win cooperation, promote the establishment of a new type of international relations centered on win-win cooperation, adhere to an open strategy of mutual benefit, and realize the concept of win-win cooperation in all aspects of political cooperation, economy, security, culture, and other external cooperation. . We must adhere to the correct view of righteousness and justice, and achieve balance between justice and interest. We must talk about faith, heavy love, justice, and morality. We must adhere to the principle of non-interference in the internal affairs of other countries, persist in respecting the development path and social system that people of all countries have chosen independently, persist in resolving disputes and disputes between countries through peaceful means through dialogue and consultation, and oppose frequent resort to force or the threat of force.
Xi Jinping pointed out that at present and for a period to come, China’s external work must implement the overall national security concept, enhance the people’s self-confidence, theoretical self-confidence, and institutional self-confidence in the road to socialism with Chinese characteristics and safeguard the nation’s long-term stability. To win the understanding and support of the Chinese dreams of all countries in the world, the Chinese dream is a dream of peace, development, cooperation, and win-win outcome. What we seek is the well-being of the Chinese people and the common welfare of all peoples. We must resolutely safeguard territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests, safeguard national unity, and properly handle territorial island disputes. It is necessary to safeguard development opportunities and development space, and to develop mutually beneficial cooperation networks of profound integration through the extensive development of mutually beneficial cooperation in economy, trade, and technology. We must make friends on the premise of adhering to the principle of non-alignment, and form a global network of partnerships. We must improve our country’s soft power, tell Chinese stories well, and do a good job of publicity.
Xi Jinping put forward requirements for expanding and deepening the strategic layout of diplomacy under the new situation. He emphasized that we must earnestly do a good job of peripheral diplomatic work, build a community of neighboring destinies, uphold the concept of peripheral diplomacy that is pro-Honey and good-natured, and persist in being a good neighbor and partner. We must persist in maintaining good-neighborliness, security, and wealth, and deepen mutually beneficial cooperation and interconnection with neighboring countries. It is necessary to effectively manage the relations between major countries, build a healthy and stable framework for the relations between major countries, and expand cooperation with major developing countries. We must earnestly strengthen solidarity and cooperation with developing countries and closely link our development with the common development of the vast number of developing countries. We must effectively promote multilateral diplomacy, promote reform of the international system and global governance, and increase the representation and discourse power of China and the vast number of developing countries. We must practically strengthen pragmatic cooperation, actively promote the construction of the “Belt and Road Initiative,” strive to seek convergence points with the interests of all parties, and promote cooperation and win-win results through pragmatic cooperation. We must earnestly implement the correct concept of righteousness and profit, do a good job in foreign aid, and truly make Hongyi profitable. It is necessary to effectively safeguard China’s overseas interests, continuously improve its ability and level of protection, and strengthen protection.
Xi Jinping pointed out that in order to comprehensively promote external work under the new situation, it is necessary to strengthen the Party’s centralized and unified leadership, reform and improve the system of external work mechanisms, strengthen the overall coordination of external work in all fields and departments, and increase the strategic investment to standardize foreign affairs management. We must strengthen the building of a team of foreign cadres to provide a strong guarantee for opening up new frontiers in foreign affairs.
During the meeting, Li Keqiang pointed out that General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important speech has a strong pertinence and important guiding significance for China’s current and future external work. All localities and departments must conscientiously study and understand and thoroughly implement the spirit of this important speech, and unite their ideas and actions with the decision-making and deployment of the central government. To this end, we must proceed from the initial stage of China’s socialist primary stage and the national conditions of developing large countries, strive to maintain and make good use of the period of strategic opportunities for China’s development, make external work better subordinate to serve the building of a well-to-do society in an all-round way, and realize the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation. The strategic overall situation of dreams; we must persist in efforts to build socialism with Chinese characteristics, take economic construction as the center, manage China’s own affairs well, and constantly strengthen the country’s economic competitiveness, cultural influence and overall strength, in order to achieve the strategic objectives of foreign work. Provide strong support; we must adhere to an independent and independent foreign policy of peace, take the path of peaceful development, safeguard international justice, promote democratization of international relations, promote mutual benefit and win-win progress, promote economic diplomacy, and jointly cope with the many challenges facing the world and promote human civilization and progress. The development will continue to create a new situation in China’s external work.
State Councilor Yang Jiechi stated in a summary of the meeting that the important speech of General Secretary Xi Jinping is the latest result of the party’s diplomatic theory and practice innovation, and it has extremely important guiding significance for the current and future period of China’s external work. We must conscientiously study, profoundly comprehend, resolutely implement the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping’s important speech, accurately grasp the new situation, new tasks, and new requirements facing China’s external work, unify ideas, unify understanding, and act in a unified manner, and constantly improve the handling of complex and complicated international affairs. Ability. All localities and departments must earnestly implement the implementation, give full play to the active initiative of all parties in foreign exchanges, and strive to create a new situation in China’s foreign work.
The joint comrades of the Ministry of Communications, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Commerce, the Ministry of Culture, the State Council Information Office, the General Staff Department, Zhejiang Province, and the US Embassy gave speeches at the conference.
The members of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, the Secretary of the Central Secretariat, the relevant leaders and comrades of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, the State Councilor, the President of the Supreme People’s Court, the Chief Prosecutor of the Supreme People’s Procuratorate, and the relevant leaders of the CPPCC National Committee and members of the Central Military Commission attended the meeting.
The provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the Central Government and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps, and cities under separate planning, the central and state organs and relevant units of the armed forces, and some enterprises and financial institutions under central management are responsible for comrades, foreign ambassadors, consul-general ambassadorial ambassadors, representatives of international organizations, and diplomacy Ministry officials in Hong Kong and Macao Commissioners attended the meeting. (Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, November 29)
“People’s Daily” (November 30, 2014 01)